The Toronto Blue Jays have a chance to win a series for the first time this season Sunday when they play the Tampa Bay Rays at the Rogers Centre. Probably more important for the Blue Jays on Sunday will be the return of Aaron Sanchez, who has not pitched since April 14 because of a blister on the middle
In recent weeks the Blue Jays bullpen has been exhibiting sieve-level leakiness. That was especially apparent on Friday night when a full-on relief collapse allowed the Blue Jays to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory in a 7-4 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays.
Even during a strong start to 2017, Marcus Stroman had not been striking out many batters, until Friday night.